Specify Collection Editor details

 

  1. Complete the general properties.
Name Type / Max.length Contents
Collection Type name String / 30

Name and version that fully identify the Collection Type for which the editor is created. It must be unique in the Interplay instance.

This name-version pair can be any of the Collection Types created so far.

Collection Type version Integer / 4
Name String / 50 Name and version that fully identify the Collection Editor. It must be unique for the selected Collection type and version.
Version Integer / 4
Category String / 50

Category the Collection Editor belongs to.

If the field is:

  • Empty, the editor can edit collections of any category.
  • Completed, the editor is dedicated to collections within the same category.

A newly created collection inherits the category of its editor.

Label String / 80

Label for the currently edited Collection displayed in the:

  • Tree structure on the screen
  • Breadcrumbs
Editor label String / 50 Label that appears as a title above the editor and below the main toolbar.
Display tables first String / 1

Specifies whether or not the tables are displayed before form pages:

  • Yes: tables are displayed first.
  • No (default value): forms are displayed first.
  1. Complete graphical settings fields.
Field Type / Max. length Contents
Foreground color String / 7 Default foreground color for the field values of the Form Pages.
Background color String / 7 Default background color for the editor.
Edition background color String / 7 Default background color of the editable fields of the Form Pages.
Field background color String / 7 Default background color for the fields.
  1. Complete the default graphical fields.
Field Type / Max.length Contents
Visible String / 1

Determine if the following must be visible by default:

  • Fields in the Form pages
  • Columns in Table pages

This value can be redefined when you specify fields and columns settings.

Editable String / 1

Imported objects only

Determine if the fields must be editable by default in the Form pages.

This value can be redefined when you specify each field settings.

Editable new String / 1

Newly created objects only

Determine if the fields must be editable by default in the Form pages.

This value can be redefined when you specify each field settings.

Border color String / 7 Border color for the Zones.
Border style String / 10

Border style for the Zones:

  • None
  • Solid
  • Inset
  • Outset
Font family String / 20 Font family for the Field value
Font size Integer / 2 Font size for the Field value
Font modifier String / 6

Default font modifier:

  • Normal
  • Italic
  • Bold
Label font family String / 20 Font family for the Field label
Label font size Integer / 2 Font size for the Field label
Label font modifier String / 6

Default font modifier for the Field labels:

  • Normal
  • Italic
  • Bold
Label foreground color String / 6 Default value for the foreground color of the labels.
Label background color String / 6 Default value for the background color of the labels.
Layout String / 10

Possible values:

  • Flow
    If you want to display several fields on the same line.
  • 2-columns
    If you want to display 2 fields per line in 2 columns.

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